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Straight Up - A Lake District Bouldering Film Video

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Wedge Climbing have released a short that covers a recent bouldering trip to the Lake District. The film takes us on a whistle-stop tour of the best the Lakes has to offer.

Jim Pope is on fine form, flashing or quickly dispatching most of the problems he touches. Watch mega classics from Kentmere to the Bowderstone and quality looking lines at the  Langstrath Boulders,  Carrock Fell crag, Eskdale,  Stirrup Boulders (Wasdale), Coppermines, Dow Crag and Swarthbeck Gill.

Featuring: Jim Pope, Sam Pratt, Holly Toothill, Aidan Roberts, Sam & Joe Lawson, Declan Tate and David Mason


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Jim Pope is a top British sport, trad and competition climber. He has climbed up to F8c+, had some scary moments on a couple of E9s and has been competing for several years.

His hardest ascents...

Jim's Athlete Page 18 posts 5 videos

Aidan is one of the UK's most promising young boulderers. He has repeated hard problems all around the world up to Font 8C and added a few of his own - Railway (8C) in Rock Mountain National Park...

Aidan's Athlete Page 13 posts 3 videos


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Great climbing from everybody and a touch of humour - well done people!

Great to see good friend La Sportiva athlete Jim Pope crushing hard as usual.

MS

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